AO North America Digital Badges

Verifiable credentials for continuing professional development

Demonstrate your commitment to learning

Being an orthopedic surgeon means continuously pursuing knowledge and skills necessary to achieve best possible patient outcomes.

AO North America recognizes this commitment and hopes to honor it by granting unique, verifiable credentials as evidence of your hard work towards professional development.

Display your badge in online spaces to endorse your specialized skills and your value as a surgeon.

Authenticated credential

Each digital badge contains verified metadata that describes your qualifications and the process required to earn them

Accessible anywhere

Every badge you earn is paperless, portable, and free-of-charge for you to own and manage

Share with your network

Digital badges can be used in email signatures, digital resumes, and on social media sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter

Explore AO NA courses and events offering badges

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